Statutory Test for 2020-2021
All statutory tests due to take place nationally will not take place this year due to Covid-19
The following list shows what was originally planned
KS1 (Year 2) SATs 2021
The Key Stage 1 SAT tests would normally be administered during the month of May.
Phonics Screening Check for Year 2 children in 2021 (rescheduled due to Coronavirus pandemic)
The phonics screening check for Year 2 children will take place week commencing Monday 7th December 2020.
Phonics Screening Check for Year 1 children in 2021
The phonics screening check for Year 1 children would normally take place nationally in the week commencing Monday 7th June 2021.
Multiplication Tables Check for Year 4 children in 2021
The Multiplication Tables Check should take place over a 3 week period starting from Monday 7th June 2021.
KS2 (Year 6) SATs 2021
Monday 10th May 2021 until Thursday 13th May 2021
KS2 SAT timetable 2021
English grammar, punctuation and spelling test
Paper 1: short answer questions (45 minutes)
Paper 2: spelling (15 minutes)
Monday 10th May
English reading test
Paper 1: Reading comprehension (60 minutes)
Tuesday 11th May
Paper 1: arithmetic (30 minutes)
Paper 2: reasoning (40 minutes)
Wednesday 12th May
Paper 3: reasoning (40 minutes)
Thursday 13th May
This information may be subject to change based on government updates.
Cancellation of 2019/20 national curriculum assessments
The Secretary of State for Education announced on Wednesday 18th March, that the 2019/20 national curriculum assessments would not take place due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
This meant that the following assessments planned between April and July 2020 were cancelled:
- end of key stage 1 and key stage 2 assessments
- phonics screening check
- multiplication tables check
Primary school performance measures have not been published for the 2019/20 academic year.